The WSKOV has two conductors, one for the choir and one for the orchestra!
Krista Audere, WSKOV choir conductor
Krista Audere graduated from Riga Dom choir school (Latvia) in 2009, where she gained qualifications as a choir master and choral singer. Shen obtained a Bachelor’s degree in choral conducting at Jazeps Vitols latvian Academy of Music and graduated her Master’s degree Cum Laude from the Conservatory of Amsterdam. In addition, she has participated in many international performances across Europe throughout the years. At the moment Krista is the conductor of the choir of WSKOV, VU-Kamerkoor and Kamerkoor Venus.
Frank Adams, orchestra conductor
Frank Adams graduated from the Conservatory of Utrecht and completed his Master of Musicology at Utrecht University. He has found his foundation for performing classical music through the belief that knowledge and understanding of the great 18th century works is the key to performing any repertoire. As a conductor he says, “My orchestra enable me to develop myself enormously and to play the best repetoire”. At the moment he is the Conductor of the WSKOV and the Hanze Symphony Orchestra from Zwolle. Additionally he has had many experiences in conducting various international ensembles and orchestras.